Center for Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management

Faculty & Staff

Program Manager:  Jessica Lunce
Phone: 972-473-3435

Hal Barkley. Department Chair
Betty Gilmore, Director; Clinical Associate Professor
Thomas L. Hartsell, Assoc. Director of Clinical Services; Senior Lecturer
Robert Barner, Assoc. Director of Executive Education
John Potter, Clinical Associate Professor
Angela Mitakidis, Clinical Assistant Professor, Mediation Clinic Manager

Adjunct Instructors:

William Behrendt, Instructor
Ronald Blumoff, Instructor
Eddie Burns, Instructor
Caryn Carson, Instructor
Kevin Casey, Instructor
Ken Cloke, Instructor
Joey Cope, Instructor
Larry Dressler, Instructor
Jacqueline N. Font-Guzmán, Instructor
Stephanie Frogge, Instructor
Joan Goldsmith, Instructor
Alma Jadallah, Instructor
Steve Joiner, Instructor
Jeff Jury, Instructor
Lisa Hancock, Instructor
Kim Kovach, Instructor
Judy Mares-Dixon, Instructor
Nina Meierding, Instructor
Belinda Newman, Instructor
Don Philbin, Instructor
Pattie Porter, Instructor
Dan Rainey, Instructor 
Robyn Short, Instructor

Other Resources

Listed below are some websites that you may find useful.

Center for Mediation and Arbitration Services at SMU in Plano

The Center for Family Counseling at SMU in Plano
Excellent information on range of positions in Mediation field.
Information on local mediators
The National Association for Community Mediation